Pakistan Praised for Peacekeeping

Pakistan Praised for Peacekeeping

UNIPATH STAFF On a July 2018 visit to Pakistan’s Centre for International Peace and Stability, United Nations Undersecretary-General Jean-Pierre Lacroix honored the sacrifices of Pakistani…

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Avoiding Explosives in Lebanon

Avoiding Explosives in Lebanon

UNIPATH STAFF The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) is providing training and instruction to Soldiers and civilians to detect and avoid land mines…

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Guarding borders in Central Asia

Guarding borders in Central Asia

SALTANAT BERDIKEEVA  Located in a region whose remote mountains and deserts can conceal terrorists, opium traffickers and other criminals, Turkmenistan hosted a workshop in May…

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Kazakhstan Promotes Defense Industry

Kazakhstan Promotes Defense Industry

UNIPATH STAFF Kazakhstan’s Parliament approved a plan to help finance the country’s defense industry and lessen reliance on Russian munitions. The country’s Ministry of Defense…

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Qatar Expands Military Recruitment

Qatar Expands Military Recruitment

UNIPATH STAFF Qatar is requiring its young men to serve longer in the military while raising the profile of women in the Armed Forces. The…

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Jordan guards against WMD

Jordan guards against WMD

UNIPATH STAFF Jordan has successfully trained 750 Soldiers and civilians to respond to potential chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and high-yield explosives attacks. Soldiers and emergency…

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Kyrgyzstan Offers Cash for Weapons

Kyrgyzstan Offers Cash for Weapons

UNIPATH STAFF Kyrgyzstan will offer money for weapons and explosives poached from the military during past conflicts. This security-enhancing measure, announced by the Kyrgyzstani Ministry…

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NATO Seeks Saudi, Omani Cooperation

NATO Seeks Saudi, Omani Cooperation

UNIPATH STAFF NATO has reiterated its desire for Saudi Arabia and Oman to form a cooperative partnership with the North American-European alliance. NATO opened a…

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Uzbekistan Rehabilitates Accused Extremists

Uzbekistan Rehabilitates Accused Extremists

SALTANAT BERDIKEEVA Uzbekistan has removed thousands of its citizens from blacklists containing names of people accused of extremism. Since 2017, Uzbekistan has rehabilitated or cleared…

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Iraq, Jordan Sign Security Agreement

Iraq, Jordan Sign Security Agreement

Iraq and Jordan signed a military cooperation agreement in August 2018 to improve joint security in the post-Daesh era. Then Iraqi Defense Minister Irfan Mahmoud…

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